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Torture (647)
Oct 28 2019 3:46pm
Urgent Action: University lecturer must be released
On 17 August, University lecturer Firew Bekele was arrested and charge...
    Oct 24 2019 6:40pm
    Iran: Amputation of man's hand for theft 'an abhorrent form of torture'
    Responding to the Iranian authorities’ announcement yesterday that the...
      Oct 14 2019 6:21pm
      Egypt: prominent human rights defender tortured as crackdown intensifies
      Esraa Abdelfattah abducted in a van on Saturday night, before ordeal i...
        Oct 10 2019 6:02pm
        Egypt: prominent blogger-activist Alaa Abdel Fattah tortured in detention
        Activist stripped and beaten in notorious Tora jail, while his lawyer ...
          Sep 30 2019 5:52pm
          Israel/OPT: legally-sanctioned torture of Palestinian man 'utterly outrageous'
          Samir Arbeed remains in critical condition in hospital after ‘exceptio...
            Sep 25 2019 5:45pm
            Iran: relatives of 'White Wednesdays' founder arrested
            Three relatives of US-based women’s rights activist Masih Alinejad det...
              Sep 20 2019 11:25am
              Northern Ireland: 'Vindication' as Hooded Men win Court of Appeal challenge
              The Court of Appeal in Belfast today ruled that an investigation into ...
                Sep 16 2019 1:50pm
                Northern Ireland: Court of Appeal judgment in 'Hooded Men' torture case due
                What: Belfast Court of Appeal to rule on Friday 20 September whether a...
                  Sep 11 2019 1:15pm
                  Iran: response to reports of British-Australian nationals detained
                  Responding to media reports that two British-Australian women and an A...
                    Aug 23 2019 10:12am
                    Urgent Action Outcome: Three men executed by firing squad in Bahrain
                    On 27 July 2019, Ali Mohamed Hakeem al-Arab, Ahmed Isa Ahmed Isa al-Ma...